Loco Profile 20 The American 4-8-4


The Loco Profile series came out in the late 1960s & early 1970s, with each being a 24 page magazine type publication on a specific type, or class of steam locomotive. Production standards were high, and each featured a double page colour centrespread  by David Warner with a side elevation, or elevations.

4-8-4 locomotives appeared on American railroads from 1927 on, and ultimately hauled nearly all the famous named trains of the nation.